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Rockstar Book Tours Blog Tour, Interview, & Giveaway: Nothing Happened (Molly Booth)

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Hello! Today YABC is hosting the blog tour stop for Molly Booth's    Nothing Happened   Read on for more about Molly, an interview, and a tour-wide giveaway!                         Meet  Molly Booth !   Molly Booth (she/her/hers) writes books about...
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Carpe the Hell Out of This Diem: First Surprise Psi Reveal: The Darkest Minds

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While the release of The Darkest Minds movie is still a few months away, that doesn't mean you have to wait to discover a world filled with adventure, loyalty, love, and powerful "Psi!" Thanks to Disney Hyperion to celebrate the series all the way through the release of the movie, and...
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Sara Stevens
I love these covers! This series is awesome! I can't wait to read the 4th book!!
Friday, 11 May 2018 11:30
Wendy Liu
These new covers are gorgeous and I think they really embody the mood and essence of the story, which I fell in love with from the... Read More
Friday, 11 May 2018 23:59
Candice Gigous
The covers are eye-catching and look great together. I like the way the white letters on each cover spell DARK. The whole series s... Read More
Tuesday, 15 May 2018 08:23
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Andy Marino (Autonomous), Plus Giveaway!!

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Welcome to our weekly special feature post,  Author Of The Week !! Each week we will be interviewing a different YA author and highlighting their upcoming release! We will also be hosting a giveaway of the book we are highlighting!!       Introducing  Andy Marino , YABC's Author of the Week!!...
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Brianna
I'm intrigued, this book sounds like a great fast paced read!
Monday, 02 April 2018 20:24
John
The cover looks all revved up, and this does sound like the road trip of a lifetime!
Monday, 02 April 2018 22:07
Kara S
The cover gives me little boy vibes, and that ain't my scene so much. So thumbs down there, but the story sounds good and I have ... Read More
Sunday, 08 April 2018 03:38
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Rockstar Book Tours Blog Tour, Interview & Giveaway: The Ambrose Deception (Emily Ecton)

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Hello! Today YABC is hosting the blog tour stop for Emily Ecton's    Ambrose Deception   Read on for more about Emily, an interview, and a tour-wide giveaway!             Meet  Emily Ecton !   Emily Ecton is a writer and producer for  Wait, Wait...Don't Tell Me!...
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John
Sounds like an interesting detective (?) book!
Saturday, 17 February 2018 22:02
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Rockstar Book Tours Blog Tour, Interview & Giveaway: The Belles (Dhonielle Clayton)

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Hello! Today YABC is hosting the blog tour stop for Dhonielle Clayton's  The Belles Read on for more about Dhonielle, an interview, and a tour-wide giveaway! Meet  Dhonielle Clayton !   Dhonielle Clayton (“Dhon” like “Don” or “Dawn”) spent most of her childhood under her grandmother’s dining room table with a...
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I am so excited to read this novel -- so impressed with all the stellar reviews! Hate everything about the girly cover except the... Read More
Saturday, 10 February 2018 16:40
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Featured Review: The Belles (Dhonielle Clayton)

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About This Book: Camellia Beauregard is a Belle. In the opulent world of Orleans, Belles are revered, for they control Beauty, and Beauty is a commodity coveted above all else. In Orleans, the people are born gray, they are born damned, and only with the help of a Belle and her...
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Love Like Sky (Leslie C Youngblood), Plus Giveaway ~ (US/Canada Only)

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Hi, YABCers! Today we're excited to celebrate the cover reveal for  Love Like Sky  by Leslie C Youngblood, releasing November 2018 from Disney-Hyperion!       Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Leslie: Hello, YABC! I’m so excited to share the cover of my middle grade novel, LOVE...
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Danielle Hammelef
I adore the cover and love the message in the synopsis of a strong family.
Wednesday, 14 February 2018 19:47
Penny Olson
The cover is sweet. The story sounds really powerful.
Monday, 26 February 2018 23:15
Nicole Baker
I love the cover! The subtle Shadow is absolutely mind-blowing! It sounds like a wonderful book
Wednesday, 28 February 2018 23:10
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Spotlight on Picture Us In The Light (Kelly Loy Gilbert), Plus Guest Post!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  Picture Us In The Light  by Kelly Loy Gilbert,  plus an Guest Post!       Meet  Kelly Loy Gilbert ! KELLY LOY GILBERT believes deeply in the power of stories to illuminate a shared humanity and give voice to complex, broken people. She is the author...
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Dhonielle Clayton (The Belles), Plus Giveaway!!

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Welcome to our weekly special feature post,  Author Of The Week !! Each week we will be interviewing a different YA author and highlighting their upcoming release! We will also be hosting a giveaway of the book we are highlighting!!         Introducing  Dhonielle Clayton , YABC's Author of the...
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Julie
The cover is great, and the synopsis sounds so fun!
Saturday, 03 February 2018 23:13
Precious J Hernandez
I'm so excited about this. I've been seeing this everywhere and the synopsis has me intrigued.
Tuesday, 06 February 2018 19:44
Candice Gigous
The cover is beautiful. The synopsis draws you for more. Cannot wait for this one.
Friday, 09 February 2018 08:01
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Spotlight on This Is Not A Love Letter (Kim Purcell), Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  This Is Not A Love Letter  by Kim Purcell, plus an excerpt & giveaway!          Meet  Kim Purcell ! Kim Purcell grew up in British Columbia, Canada, and now lives in Los Angeles with her husband, two kids, two dogs, and three cats. She...
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Dianna G.
Well, the summary already has me worried about whatever happened to Chris! The cover isn't really thrilling.
Monday, 29 January 2018 19:35
Tiffany Engler
I love the cover and I definitely think I'll enjoy this book.
Monday, 29 January 2018 19:43
Candice Gigous
The cover is unique. The synopsis makes you want to read more. Sounds like an awesome read.
Friday, 09 February 2018 08:10
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